Commodore Abraham Whipple, USN

Large image of ALS dated 8 December 1775, signed by President of the Continental Congress, John Hancock, commissioning Abraham Whipple as Captain of the armed ship Columbus of the Continental Navy.

Large image of ALS dated 8 December 1775, signed by President of the Continental Congress John Hancock commissioning Abraham Whipple as Captain of the armed ship Columbus of the Continental Navy.

Large image of ALS dated 8 December 1775, signed by President of the Continental Congress, John Hancock,, commissioning Abraham Whipple as Captain of the armed ship Columbus of the Continental Navy.